Wayne State University

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Established in 2007, The Forum on Contemporary Issues in Society (FOCIS) is a special initiative designed to focus the university’s problem-solving resources on an eclectic range of topics important to the campus community and beyond. FOCIS lectures and related events bring together the institution’s teaching, research and service missions to advance the frontiers of knowledge, promote informed debate and encourage responsible citizenship in an increasingly fast-paced, interconnected and complex world.


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CitizenDetroit Dinner and Dialogue (CBA Ordinance)
October 27 2016 at 5:00 PM
The Cathedral Church of St. Paul
Join CitizenDetroit for our October Dinner and Dialogue, about the two different ordinance proposals, on the November 2016 ballot, that will impact economic development in Detroit. You will have the chance to: Learn how each proposal would impact economic development in the city Discuss economic development priorities and expectations with your fellow residents Admission is free, but reservations are required.  Space is limited.   To attend, RSVP online or call (313) 577-5550.
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